Free

2018 LEGO® Contest Registration & Drop-off Time Selection

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Nashville Public Library

615 Church St

Nashville, TN 37219

View Map

Event description

Description

LEGOmaniacs: start building!

Using your own LEGO® or other compatible plastic bricks, design and build your own creation (not from a designed kit).

For more information please contact the Main Library Children’s Division at 862-5785.

Online Registration starts January 2

Choose a date and time to drop off your entry and register for the contest from January 2 - February 10, 2018.

Deliver completed projects to the Main Library, 615 Church Street.

Judging and Prizes

Prizes will be awarded in 6 categories: Pre­school-K, Grades 1-2, Grades 3-4, Grades 5-7, Grades 8-12 & Adults. Within each category there will be four winners: 1st Place, Runner-up, 3rd Place, and Crowd Favorite.

Each winner will receive a prize ribbon and a LEGO® Store gift certificate.

Entries are also eligible to win a Construction Superlative, sponsored by Messer Construction Co. This superlative will be awarded to the best-constructed LEGO structure in each age category, as determined by a team of judges. The award-winning builders in this category receive a special prize from Messer at the Awards Ceremony on Sunday. Note: contestant doesn't have to be present to win.

  • Judging: Saturday, February 17 from 11 AM - 2 PM by a team of LEGO enthusiasts.
  • Awards Ceremony: Sunday, February 18 at 3 PM.
  • Crowd Favorite: During the hours of 2 - 5 PM on February 18, attendees will be able to vote for their favorite in each age group.

Rules

  1. Use your own LEGO®, DUPLO®, Mega bloks® or other LEGO® compatible plastic bricks.
  2. Entries must be your own creation, not a LEGO® designed kit, project found online, in a magazine, etc.
  3. Your creation must be on a base no bigger than 24 by 24 inches. The base can be wood, cardboard, a LEGO® flat base, etc. and can be decorated to fit with your project. Your completed project may be no taller than four feet tall.
  4. One entry per participant or team where applicable.
  5. Team projects will be placed in the category of the oldest participant in the team. Please note that while all members of a team will receive a prize ribbon (if applicable) a team will compete for a single prize.
  6. Deliver completed projects to Nashville Public Library at 615 Church Street at a time you will select during online registration.
  7. Completed entries MUST be taken home after the awards ceremony the evening of Sunday, February 19. Entries must be picked up by 5:00 PM.

Photography & Videography Information

As part of registration, you will be asked to consent/agree that you or your child's work and/or likeness may be considered for display and/or promotion of Nashville Public Library programming and services. View photo permissions (PDF).

For more information please email greg.hall@nashville.gov or call the Main Library Children’s Division at (615) 862-5785.

Thank you to our partners:

Nashville Public Library Foundation

Mr. Bond's Science Guys

Camp Brick

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Nashville Public Library

615 Church St

Nashville, TN 37219

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved